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Old 12-12-2010, 10:13 PM   #1
WickedShadow
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LiveCD will not boot


When i pop in the live cd to boot from it gets stuck on the loading screen the one that looks like this:
Ubuntu
. . . . .

The dots move until like 2 mins in and then they get stuck and nothing happens i let it sit for like 30 mins.

The reason im using the cd is i already have installed ubuntu but then i installed windows xp on another partition and so im trying to get the grub back using the livecd.

Please help.
-Thanks
 
Old 12-12-2010, 10:32 PM   #2
andrewthomas
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You should be able to use the super grub2 disk to boot into ubuntu so you can then reinstall grub-pc to the mbr.

http://www.supergrubdisk.org/
 
  


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